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Seton Shrine

Midshipmen Attend Pilgrimage for the Sea Services

KINGS POINT, N.Y., Oct. 15, 2019 –Midshipmen members of the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) Newman Club recently traveled to Emmitsburg, Md., for the Annual Pilgrimage of the Sea Services. The Newman Club, named after Saint John Henry Newman, who was canonized a saint just this past weekend, is USMMA’s Catholic Club.
The pilgrimage, was held at the National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, the Patroness of the Sea Services - which include the U.S. Merchant Marine,...

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